FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla. – A large fight on Fort Myers Beach may have led to one shot being fired Monday afternoon, according to the Lee County Sheriff’s Office.
During a busy Memorial Day celebration on the beach, multiple people began fighting on the beachside of Avenue C before a shot was heard, deputies said.
No one was injured in the possible shooting, investigators said. A large law enforcement presence was seen lining the streets on Fort Myers Beach, and crime scene tape blocked off a large portion of the beach.
SWFL Crime Stoppers released a photo of the possible shooting suspect on Tuesday morning.
Deputies are investigating the incident and are asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspect. Anyone with information is asked to contact SWFL Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-8477.
This is a developing story.